Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
000
CXUS52 KRAH 011337
CLMRDU


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
931 AM EDT WED MAY 1 2019

...................................

...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/23/1980
                        04/18/1896
 LOW               23   04/10/1985
                        04/09/1972
HIGHEST            86   04/30                         82
LOWEST             31   04/03                         32
                        04/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.4              72.4     0.0     70.2
AVG. MINIMUM     51.1              48.0     3.1     44.1
MEAN             61.8              60.2     1.6     57.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.66   2017
TOTALS           6.36              2.92    3.44     5.35
DAYS >= .01        11
DAYS >= .10         8
DAYS >= .50         5
DAYS >= 1.00        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.02   04/08 TO 04/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.0   1915
                        5
                        0
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1        T
SINCE 7/1         8.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     141               193     -52      242
 SINCE 7/1       3114              3189     -75     3343
COOLING TOTAL      51                49       2       14
 SINCE 1/1         57                61      -4
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/230    DATE  04/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/180    DATE  04/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&

THE HIGH TEMPERATURE AT RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT APRIL 2, 2019
WAS 40 DEGREES. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD LOW MAXIMUM OF 47 DEGREES
SET IN 1915.

APRIL 2019 WAS THE 4TH WETTEST APRIL ON RECORD AT THE RALEIGH-DURHAM
INTL AIRPORT WITH A TOTAL RAINFALL OF 6.36 INCHES.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.